HTC has launched its newest flagship smartphone, called the HTC One M8 in the Indian market at a price of Rs 49,900 and said the Google Play Edition of the flagship smartphone will be available for pre-order in the market immediately. The HTC One M8 will be available for purchase in the coming weeks. successor to the HTC One (M7), the new HTC smartphone runs Android 4.4 KitKat with the HTC Sense 6.0 UI, and a 2600 mAh battery powers the smartphone. It comes in three colour variants – Glacial Silver, Amber Gold and Gunmetal Gray.
Officially announced in March, the HTC One M8 has a 5.0-inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels and 441ppi. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla glass 3. The rear of the device houses the Duo camera setup with HTC’s UltraPixel sensor (primary), BSI Sensor, 28 mm lens, aperture of F/2.0, dual LED Flash and a Secondary camera located above to capture depth information while the front has 5-megapixel camera with aperture of f/2.0 and BSI sensor to Take Good Selfies. Its front and rear-facing cameras allow you to capture every moment in Full-HD 1920x1080p high definition resolution.
Under the hood, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor clocked at 2.5GHz, Adreno 330 GP along with 2 GB of RAM powers the smartphone. the HTC One M8 has 16GB internal storage expandable via microSD card slot (up to 128GB) and comes with 4G-LTE connectivity support. and also houses the HTC Sense Voice and Dual front-facing stereo speakers with built-in amplifiers. The smartphone comes pre-loaded with HTC BoomSound.
Connectivity features of the HTC One M8 include 4G-LTE/ 3G HSPA+, GPS with GLONASS, WiFi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n (2.4 and 5 GHz), MHL, Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX codec, NFC, Infrared remote control and 3.5 mm headset jack. The HTC One M8 has FM radio with RDS too. The smartphone will work with a nano SIM card. It measures 9.35 mm in thickness and weighs 160 grams.
HTC One (M8) Specifications
- Display : 5.0-inch display with a Full-HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution and Corning Gorilla glass 3 protection
- Processor : 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801
- GPU : Adreno 330
- RAM : 2 GB
- Memory : 16GB internal memory expandable via microSD card slot (up to 128GB)
- OS : Android 4.4 KitKat with the HTC Sense 6.0 UI
- Rear Camera : Duo Camera — UltraPixel primary camera with dual LED Flash, F/2.0 aperture, BSI Sensor, 28 mm lens and Secondary camera to capture depth information
- Front Camera : 5-megapixel sensor with f/2.0 aperture and BSI sensor
- Connectivity : 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, nano SIM, GPS with GLONASS, MHL, NFC, Infrared remote control, FM radio with RDS, 3.5 mm headset jack
- WiFi 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n (2.4 and 5 GHz)
- Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX codec
- Battery : 2600 mAh
- 9.35 mm thick and
- Weight : 160 grams
- Features : Full HD (1080p) video recording with HDR Video, HTC BoomSound, HTC Sense Voice and Dual front-facing stereo speakers with built-in amplifiers
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